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Cost of Living Comparison Between Norway and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 46.27% lower than in Norway
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 43.88% lower than in Norway
Rent Prices in United States are 37.77% lower than in Norway
Restaurant Prices in United States are 59.80% lower than in Norway
Groceries Prices in United States are 38.24% lower than in Norway
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 39.31% higher than in Norway

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  Norway  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 kr     62.09 kr      -58.60 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 kr     279.42 kr      -65.07 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 95.00 kr     40.36 kr      -57.51 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 70.00 kr     21.73 kr      -68.95 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 70.00 kr     31.05 kr      -55.65 %
Cappuccino (regular) 34.71 kr     22.73 kr      -34.51 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 25.55 kr     9.96 kr      -61.01 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 22.49 kr     7.98 kr      -64.54 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 14.73 kr     6.22 kr      -57.73 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 23.96 kr     15.07 kr      -37.12 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 22.02 kr     18.68 kr      -15.18 %
Eggs (12) 31.37 kr     14.22 kr      -54.67 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 87.42 kr     59.22 kr      -32.26 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 108.56 kr     48.22 kr      -55.58 %
Apples (1kg) 22.84 kr     23.59 kr      +3.27 %
Oranges (1kg) 21.84 kr     23.05 kr      +5.55 %
Tomato (1kg) 27.62 kr     23.85 kr      -13.64 %
Potato (1kg) 14.81 kr     14.83 kr      +0.09 %
Lettuce (1 head) 17.05 kr     9.74 kr      -42.84 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 21.04 kr     10.97 kr      -47.85 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 120.00 kr     74.51 kr      -37.91 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 28.03 kr     14.38 kr      -48.71 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 31.43 kr     20.31 kr      -35.39 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 94.00 kr     37.26 kr      -60.37 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 34.50 kr     12.42 kr      -64.00 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 642.50 kr     434.66 kr      -32.35 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 68.00 kr     18.63 kr      -72.61 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 14.71 kr     9.65 kr      -34.43 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 450.00 kr     180.07 kr      -59.98 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 14.91 kr     5.97 kr      -59.92 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 260,000.00 kr     129,202.09 kr      -50.31 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 1,851.79 kr     998.07 kr      -46.10 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.97 kr     0.95 kr      -2.87 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 310.85 kr     290.27 kr      -6.62 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 444.58 kr     245.30 kr      -44.83 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 202.72 kr     114.35 kr      -43.59 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 110.00 kr     62.09 kr      -43.55 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 844.61 kr     255.30 kr      -69.77 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 424.50 kr     226.87 kr      -46.56 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 954.41 kr     477.65 kr      -49.95 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 1,097.42 kr     524.12 kr      -52.24 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 9,742.41 kr     6,326.02 kr      -35.07 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,697.07 kr     4,754.05 kr      -38.24 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 17,479.66 kr     10,738.24 kr      -38.57 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 13,120.00 kr     8,075.26 kr      -38.45 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 47,740.28 kr     12,067.02 kr      -74.72 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 33,911.77 kr     7,778.61 kr      -77.06 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 26,199.63 kr     20,482.30 kr      -21.82 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.74     4.18      +11.91 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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